Period
to 24 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IntelliJ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IntelliJ over the 6 months to 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 597 454 672
Rank change year-on-year -143 +218 -88
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 127 40 135
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% 0.85% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 23 73
10th Percentile £370 £315 £409
25th Percentile £499 £384 £435
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £450 £500
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £719 £545 £575
90th Percentile £763 £710 £625
UK median daily rate £545 £436 £500
% change year-on-year +25.14% -12.90% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £56.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £59.75 - -

IntelliJ is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 11,520 4,681 14,826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.88% 18.11% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,855 3,274 9,934
10th Percentile £363 £325 £331
25th Percentile £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £625 £588 £575
90th Percentile £700 £650 £644
UK median daily rate £509 £498 £475
% change year-on-year +2.21% +4.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 65 176
10th Percentile £25.28 £25.13 £20.25
25th Percentile £41.25 £41.25 £40.25
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +8.24%
75th Percentile £60.50 £53.75 £52.50
90th Percentile £69.99 £57.50 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

IntelliJ
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing IntelliJ as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IntelliJ in England

IntelliJ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IntelliJ in England.

Daily rate trend for IntelliJ in England

IntelliJ
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IntelliJ in England over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for IntelliJ in England

IntelliJ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing IntelliJ in England.

Hourly rate trend for IntelliJ in England

IntelliJ
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing IntelliJ in England over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for IntelliJ in England

IntelliJ
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IntelliJ within the England region over the 6 months to 24 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -124 91 £625 -3.85% 14
South East -72 21 £400 - 11
North of England -94 6 £540 +21.21% 1
East of England -40 5 £495 - 2
North West -49 4 £540 +50.00% 1
Midlands -69 3 £525 +66.67% 5
West Midlands - 3 £525 - 3
Yorkshire -66 1 £550 +22.22%
North East - 1 £425 -
IntelliJ
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing IntelliJ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for IntelliJ.

1 119 (93.70%) Java
2 83 (65.35%) Jenkins
3 78 (61.42%) Git (software)
4 71 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (54.33%) Spring
6 66 (51.97%) Maven
7 52 (40.94%) SQL
8 48 (37.80%) Spring Boot
9 45 (35.43%) TDD
10 43 (33.86%) Microservices
11 42 (33.07%) Eclipse
12 40 (31.50%) Oracle
13 39 (30.71%) Social Skills
14 38 (29.92%) JIRA
15 37 (29.13%) Docker
16 36 (28.35%) Scrum
17 35 (27.56%) Test Automation
18 33 (25.98%) Software Engineering
19 32 (25.20%) Java 8
20 31 (24.41%) AWS
20 31 (24.41%) REST
20 31 (24.41%) Continuous Integration
21 29 (22.83%) Finance
22 28 (22.05%) JUnit
22 28 (22.05%) BDD
23 27 (21.26%) Relational Database
24 26 (20.47%) DevOps
25 25 (19.69%) Bitbucket
25 25 (19.69%) Gradle
25 25 (19.69%) JSON

IntelliJ
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (13.39%) Apache Spark
1 17 (13.39%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (11.81%) Tomcat
3 14 (11.02%) Confluence
4 12 (9.45%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (8.66%) Oracle Coherence
6 10 (7.87%) JBoss
7 6 (4.72%) Apache
7 6 (4.72%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.57%) CMS
9 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.79%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.79%) Mule
9 1 (0.79%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (24.41%) AWS
2 24 (18.90%) Azure
3 20 (15.75%) GitHub
4 12 (9.45%) GCP
5 7 (5.51%) OpenShift
6 6 (4.72%) PaaS
7 3 (2.36%) IaaS
8 2 (1.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.57%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.57%) Serverless
8 2 (1.57%) Slack
9 1 (0.79%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.79%) AWS CodeBuild
9 1 (0.79%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 1 (0.79%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (0.79%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (0.79%) Google Play
9 1 (0.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.72%) HTTP
2 5 (3.94%) Intranet
3 3 (2.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.26%) Relational Database
2 22 (17.32%) SQL Server
3 21 (16.54%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (15.75%) Big Data
4 20 (15.75%) Oracle Database
5 14 (11.02%) Oracle Database 12c
6 13 (10.24%) Apache Hive
7 12 (9.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 12 (9.45%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (9.45%) NoSQL
7 12 (9.45%) Parquet
8 10 (7.87%) MongoDB
8 10 (7.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (6.30%) Tableau
10 7 (5.51%) MySQL
11 5 (3.94%) Hadoop
11 5 (3.94%) RDBMS
11 5 (3.94%) Redis
12 4 (3.15%) Amazon Aurora
12 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 83 (65.35%) Jenkins
2 78 (61.42%) Git (software)
3 66 (51.97%) Maven
4 42 (33.07%) Eclipse
5 38 (29.92%) JIRA
6 28 (22.05%) JUnit
7 25 (19.69%) Bitbucket
7 25 (19.69%) Gradle
8 22 (17.32%) TeamCity
9 19 (14.96%) Postman
9 19 (14.96%) Subversion
10 18 (14.17%) Visual Studio
11 17 (13.39%) Cucumber
12 16 (12.60%) Selenium
13 15 (11.81%) SonarQube
14 12 (9.45%) Hudson
15 11 (8.66%) Appium
16 10 (7.87%) Mockito
17 7 (5.51%) Visual Studio Code
18 6 (4.72%) REST Assured
General
1 39 (30.71%) Social Skills
2 29 (22.83%) Finance
3 20 (15.75%) Banking
4 9 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.30%) Retail
6 6 (4.72%) Front Office
7 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.57%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (1.57%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.79%) Automotive
9 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.79%) Law
9 1 (0.79%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (59.06%) Developer
2 53 (41.73%) Java Developer
3 12 (9.45%) Backend Developer
3 12 (9.45%) Big Data Engineer
3 12 (9.45%) Data Engineer
4 10 (7.87%) Software Engineer
4 10 (7.87%) Tester
5 9 (7.09%) Automation Tester
6 8 (6.30%) Analyst
6 8 (6.30%) QA Automation Tester
6 8 (6.30%) QA Tester
6 8 (6.30%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.30%) Technical Leader
6 8 (6.30%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.51%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Big Data Software Engineer
9 5 (3.94%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.15%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (54.33%) Spring
2 48 (37.80%) Spring Boot
3 31 (24.41%) REST
4 25 (19.69%) JSON
5 21 (16.54%) HTML
5 21 (16.54%) Web Services
5 21 (16.54%) XML
6 18 (14.17%) AngularJS
7 16 (12.60%) RESTful
8 13 (10.24%) Hibernate
8 13 (10.24%) HTML5
8 13 (10.24%) OAuth
8 13 (10.24%) OAuth2
9 12 (9.45%) Apache Avro
9 12 (9.45%) J2EE
9 12 (9.45%) JDBC
10 11 (8.66%) CSS
10 11 (8.66%) React
10 11 (8.66%) SOAP
11 10 (7.87%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.87%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (7.09%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (5.51%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.72%) Legacy Applications
4 6 (4.72%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.15%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.15%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.36%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (2.36%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.57%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.57%) TWAP
7 2 (1.57%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.57%) VWAP
8 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.79%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.90%) Unix
2 19 (14.96%) Linux
3 15 (11.81%) Windows
4 9 (7.09%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.09%) Windows Server 2016
5 7 (5.51%) CentOS
6 4 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.36%) Android
8 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (35.43%) TDD
3 43 (33.86%) Microservices
4 36 (28.35%) Scrum
5 35 (27.56%) Test Automation
6 33 (25.98%) Software Engineering
7 31 (24.41%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (22.05%) BDD
9 26 (20.47%) DevOps
10 19 (14.96%) Mentoring
11 17 (13.39%) Computer Science
12 16 (12.60%) Front End Development
12 16 (12.60%) Multithreading
13 14 (11.02%) Performance Testing
14 13 (10.24%) Backlog Management
14 13 (10.24%) Clean Code
14 13 (10.24%) SOLID
15 12 (9.45%) Data Protection
15 12 (9.45%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (8.66%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 119 (93.70%) Java
2 52 (40.94%) SQL
3 32 (25.20%) Java 8
4 25 (19.69%) JavaScript
5 19 (14.96%) Scala
6 14 (11.02%) Kotlin
6 14 (11.02%) Python
7 13 (10.24%) C++
7 13 (10.24%) PL/SQL
8 11 (8.66%) C#
9 9 (7.09%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.51%) Java 11
10 7 (5.51%) Ruby
10 7 (5.51%) Shell Script
10 7 (5.51%) TypeScript
11 4 (3.15%) ES6
11 4 (3.15%) Go
11 4 (3.15%) Perl
12 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (11.02%) Degree
2 8 (6.30%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (4.72%) DBS Check
4 4 (3.15%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.15%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.36%) PhD
6 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.17%) QA
System Software
1 37 (29.13%) Docker
2 3 (2.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (15.75%) Kubernetes
2 15 (11.81%) Oozie
3 12 (9.45%) Single Sign-On
4 10 (7.87%) ITRS Geneos
4 10 (7.87%) Kibana
4 10 (7.87%) logstash
5 9 (7.09%) Ansible
6 8 (6.30%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (3.15%) Puppet
8 3 (2.36%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (2.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (31.50%) Oracle
2 13 (10.24%) CA
2 13 (10.24%) CA Agile Central
3 10 (7.87%) IBM
4 9 (7.09%) Google
4 9 (7.09%) Splunk
5 6 (4.72%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.94%) Adobe
6 5 (3.94%) Murex
7 4 (3.15%) webMethods
8 3 (2.36%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.57%) Cadence
10 1 (0.79%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.79%) Apple
10 1 (0.79%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.79%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.79%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.79%) MarketAxess
10 1 (0.79%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.79%) Tradeweb